The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 172 145 143
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 333 369 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.46% 1.57% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.66% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 256 265
Median daily rate £395 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.96 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £23.20 £170.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 62 £445 +1.13% 5
Canary Wharf +5 7 £338 -
Feltham - 6 £450 -
Twickenham -1 3 - -
Docklands, London +11 2 £500 +78.57%
Croydon -13 2 £250 +19.04%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £225 -
Hackney - 2 £175 -
Hammersmith - 2 £375 -
Barking - 2 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 327 (51.33%) SQL
2 231 (36.26%) Data Analysis
3 218 (34.22%) Finance
4 134 (21.04%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (20.88%) Data Modelling
6 127 (19.94%) Banking
7 114 (17.90%) Business Intelligence
8 107 (16.80%) Data Quality
9 104 (16.33%) Analytics
10 103 (16.17%) Migration
11 93 (14.60%) Data Management
12 86 (13.50%) MS Excel
13 79 (12.40%) Data Migration
14 76 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
15 65 (10.20%) Degree
16 64 (10.05%) Microsoft
17 60 (9.42%) ETL
18 59 (9.26%) Oracle
19 57 (8.95%) SAS
20 56 (8.79%) Python
21 54 (8.48%) Marketing
22 53 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
23 51 (8.01%) SQL Server
24 50 (7.85%) Visualisation
25 49 (7.69%) Tableau
25 49 (7.69%) Data Transformation
26 48 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
27 46 (7.22%) Relational Database
28 45 (7.06%) Retail
29 44 (6.91%) R

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (8.95%) SAS
2 15 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.31%) Confluence
4 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (0.31%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.16%) Apache
5 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.16%) IIS
Applications
1 86 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.81%) MS Office
3 33 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (3.30%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (1.88%) SPSS
6 9 (1.41%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.78%) MS Project
8 1 (0.16%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 11 (1.73%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.94%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.63%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.31%) Maximo
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.31%) Radian6
7 2 (0.31%) Relativity
7 2 (0.31%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.31%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.31%) SunGard APT
7 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.83%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) SaaS
5 3 (0.47%) AdWords
5 3 (0.47%) Office 365
6 2 (0.31%) Force.com
6 2 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.31%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.94%) Firewall
3 3 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) Multicast
4 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (8.01%) SQL Server
3 46 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 38 (5.97%) Big Data
4 38 (5.97%) Data Mining
5 32 (5.02%) Hadoop
6 27 (4.24%) NoSQL
7 24 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (3.30%) DB2
9 21 (3.30%) QlikView
10 16 (2.51%) MySQL
11 11 (1.73%) MS Access
11 11 (1.73%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.41%) Data Lake
13 8 (1.26%) IBM InfoSphere
13 8 (1.26%) Sqoop
14 7 (1.10%) Base SAS
14 7 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.41%) JIRA
2 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (0.63%) ERwin
4 3 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 218 (34.22%) Finance
2 127 (19.94%) Banking
3 54 (8.48%) Marketing
4 45 (7.06%) Retail
5 40 (6.28%) Investment Banking
6 23 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.83%) Law
8 16 (2.51%) Financial Institution
9 13 (2.04%) Back Office
9 13 (2.04%) Legal
10 12 (1.88%) Advertising
11 8 (1.26%) Front Office
11 8 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.10%) Electronics
13 6 (0.94%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.63%) Local Government
14 4 (0.63%) Publishing
14 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.35%) XML
2 10 (1.57%) HTML
3 9 (1.41%) Regular Expression
4 7 (1.10%) Web Services
5 6 (0.94%) ELK Stack
5 6 (0.94%) J2EE
5 6 (0.94%) JDBC
5 6 (0.94%) JSON
5 6 (0.94%) RESTful
5 6 (0.94%) Servlets
6 4 (0.63%) .NET
6 4 (0.63%) D3.js
6 4 (0.63%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.47%) CSS
8 2 (0.31%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.31%) COM
8 2 (0.31%) Kafka
8 2 (0.31%) Mason
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.31%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 134 (21.04%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.85%) Visualisation
3 31 (4.87%) Statistics
4 26 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 24 (3.77%) Data Integration
6 22 (3.45%) Reference Data
7 21 (3.30%) Data Extraction
8 19 (2.98%) Fixed Income
9 18 (2.83%) Mathematics
10 17 (2.67%) Credit Risk
11 14 (2.20%) Equities
11 14 (2.20%) FMCG
11 14 (2.20%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.57%) Economics
14 8 (1.26%) Computer Science
14 8 (1.26%) Market Risk
15 7 (1.10%) Digital Media
16 6 (0.94%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.04%) Unix
2 11 (1.73%) Linux
3 10 (1.57%) Windows
4 2 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (36.26%) Data Analysis
2 133 (20.88%) Data Modelling
3 114 (17.90%) Business Intelligence
4 104 (16.33%) Analytics
5 103 (16.17%) Migration
6 93 (14.60%) Data Management
7 79 (12.40%) Data Migration
8 60 (9.42%) ETL
9 53 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (7.69%) Data Transformation
11 48 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (6.59%) Business Analysis
13 40 (6.28%) Data Mapping
14 35 (5.49%) Data Architecture
14 35 (5.49%) Validation
15 34 (5.34%) Data Governance
16 32 (5.02%) CRM
16 32 (5.02%) Data Cleansing
16 32 (5.02%) SDLC
17 31 (4.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 327 (51.33%) SQL
2 56 (8.79%) Python
3 44 (6.91%) R
4 37 (5.81%) VBA
5 23 (3.61%) C++
6 22 (3.45%) Java
7 19 (2.98%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.73%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.57%) C#
10 9 (1.41%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.41%) Perl
11 7 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.94%) Scala
13 3 (0.47%) C
13 3 (0.47%) VB
14 2 (0.31%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.31%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.31%) PHP
14 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (10.20%) Degree
2 19 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.78%) CIMA
4 5 (0.78%) ISEB
5 4 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (16.80%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.98%) QA
3 10 (1.57%) Solvency II
4 7 (1.10%) ISO20022
5 3 (0.47%) MiFID
5 3 (0.47%) SLA
6 2 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.16%) Basel II
7 1 (0.16%) BS7666
7 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) FATCA
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 6 (0.94%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.31%) HDFS
3 1 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (0.94%) Rsyslog
2 4 (0.63%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.31%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.16%) DBAmp
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (10.05%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.26%) Oracle
3 49 (7.69%) Tableau
4 39 (6.12%) SAP
5 34 (5.34%) Teradata
6 21 (3.30%) Google
6 21 (3.30%) Sybase
7 17 (2.67%) Netezza
8 15 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.20%) Bloomberg
10 12 (1.88%) Cognos
11 8 (1.26%) Alteryx
11 8 (1.26%) IBM
12 7 (1.10%) Adobe
12 7 (1.10%) Yardi
13 6 (0.94%) Splunk
14 5 (0.78%) Omniture
15 4 (0.63%) GoldenSource
15 4 (0.63%) Reuters
15 4 (0.63%) SimCorp
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